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2014-04-15 16:30:52

WASHINGTON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CTIA and participating wireless companies today announced the "Smartphone Anti-Theft Voluntary Commitment," which is the most recent effort by the industry to deter smartphone thefts in the U.S. The safety and security of wireless users remain the wireless industry's top priority, and is why this commitment will continue to protect consumers while recognizing the companies' need to retain flexibility so they may constantly innovate, which...

2014-04-15 16:30:50

April 30 webinar will cover the processes, tools, and skills required to identify and mitigate supply chain risk PITTSBURGH, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Directworks, a leading provider of direct materials sourcing and supplier management software, will host a webinar entitled "Managing Supplier Risk - A Manufacturer's Conundrum" on April 30, 2014 from 2:00 - 3:00 pm ET. Supplier risk management is top of mind for many manufacturers because of their growing dependency on suppliers...

2014-04-15 16:30:46

--- VectorStar(TM) ME7838D Brings Industry-leading Frequency Coverage, Dynamic Range, Stability, and Measurement Speed to On-wafer Applications --- MORGAN HILL, Calif., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Anritsu Company establishes a new standard in broadband performance with the introduction of the VectorStar(TM) ME7838D broadband system that provides industry-best frequency coverage of 70 kHz to 145 GHz in a single sweep using a coaxial test port. Also boasting best-in-class dynamic...

2014-04-15 16:30:41

NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tyco (NYSE: TYC) today announced that it has joined the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC), the nonprofit organization launched last month to catalyze and coordinate the priorities and enabling technologies of the Industrial Internet. "We are excited to be an early member of this visionary group," said George Oliver, Tyco's Chief Executive Officer. "As the leader in the fire protection and security industry, and with...

2014-04-15 16:30:02

DUBLIN, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5mggw4/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese CMOS Camera Module Industry Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5mggw4/global_and ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The growth rate of cell phone camera pixels slows down, or even declines in 2013....

2014-04-15 16:27:51

AUSTIN, Texas, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- XBiotech announced today that Robert Lindsey has joined the Company as Senior Vice President Corporate Development & General Counsel. Mr. Lindsey joins XBiotech from Dell where he served as Legal Director. In that capacity, Mr. Lindsey acted as the sole securities counsel for Dell and was the primary attorney responsible for the treasury, accounting, investor relations, corporate communications and internal audit groups. Most recently,...

2014-04-15 16:25:31

LONDON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Wireless Landscape Datasheet 2013A comprehensive collection of essential metrics and data points for all countries and mobile carriers operating across the Global region.SUBSCRIPTIONSOperator Subscriptions:-- Total subscriptions-- Historic & forecast (2011 to 2018)-- Growth (2011 to 2012) Subscriptions by Technology:-- GSM, W-CDMA, HSPA, LTE-- CDMA, 1xRTT, 1xEV-DO, 1xEV-DO Rev...

2014-04-15 16:24:44

LONDON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:2013 Deep Research Report on China Wind Turbine Pitch Systems IndustrySummary"2013 Deep Research Report on China Wind Turbine Pitch Systems Industry" was a professional and depth research report on China Wind Power Control Systems Industry. Firstly the report describes the background knowledge of Wind Turbine Pitch Systems, including Wind Turbine Pitch Systems Concepts Classification...

2014-04-15 16:23:46

CAMPBELL, Calif., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Walt & Company, an award-winning tech PR and social media agency, today announced it has been chosen by Actions Semiconductor Co, Ltd. as its U.S. public relations Agency of Record. In addition, Walt & Company's Chinese affiliate agency, ProEXPO, has been named the public relations Agency of Record in China. Headquartered in Zhuhai, China, Actions Semiconductor is one of China's leading fabless semiconductor companies that...

2014-04-15 16:23:25

ScanSource Communications to Distribute Epson BrightLink Pro 1410Wi to Drive Unified Communication Solutions for Business LONG BEACH, Calif., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Epson, the number-one selling projector brand worldwide(1), today announced an agreement with ScanSource, Inc., the leading international value-added distributor of specialty technology products, for the distribution of the BrightLink(®) Pro 1410Wi meeting room solution designed to support collaboration and...


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Nomophobia
2013-12-24 14:19:08

Nomophobia is the fear of being out of mobile phone contact. The term, which is an abbreviation for “no-mobile-phone-phobia”, was coined during a study by the UK Post Office who commissioned YouGov, a UK-based research organization to take a look at anxieties suffered by mobile phone users. The study found that almost 53 percent of mobile phone users in Britain have a tendency to be anxious when they “lose their mobile phone, run out of battery or credit, or have no network coverage”....

Technophobia
2013-12-24 11:45:54

Technophobia, from Greek techne, meaning art, skill, or craft, and phobos, meaning fear, is the fear or the dislike of advanced technology or complex devices, particularly computers. Although there are a number of interpretations of technophobia, they appear to become more complex as technology continues to evolve. The term is usually used in the sense of irrational fear, but others contend that their fears are justified. It is related to cyber phobia and it is the opposite of technophilia....

Vehicular Automation
2013-10-03 14:16:27

Vehicular automation uses artificial intelligence and mechatronics to aid an operator in controlling a robotic vehicle. Some of these vehicles are labeled “smart” or “intelligent,” while others that are more capable of moving on their own are known as “semi-autonomous.” Those robots that rely only on autonomous movement are simply known as “autonomous” or “robotic.” There are several types of vehicles that use automation to operate and the capabilities of these robots have...

Roomba
2013-10-03 12:56:31

The Roomba, sold by iRobot, is a name used for a series of autonomous robot vacuum cleaners that were first introduced into the market it 2002. There have been four versions or generations of Roomba since its creation, with over eight million sales throughout the world. It is capable of moving on its own and avoiding obstacles that are present in the average household, as well as capable of avoiding stairs and other drop offs. It is equipped with a computer chip and the Roomba Open Interface,...

The History of 3D Printing
2013-09-20 10:14:26

Three-dimensional printing, also known as additive manufacturing, is the process of using additives to form solid 3D objects of virtually any shape from a digital model. This is achieved using specially formulated additives, such as plastics, that are formed into successive layers of material typically laid down on a platform in different shapes. 3D printing is uniquely distinct from a more traditional 3D sculpting technique, which relies on the removal of layers (subtractive manufacturing)...

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